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Dec 18, 2014 09:45 AM ET // Owen Jarus, LiveScience
The remains of a child from more than 1,500 years ago were found among remains dating to the time when the Roman or Byzantine Empire ruled Egypt.
Dec 13, 2014 03:30 PM ET // Megan Gannon, Live Science News Editor
In dark waters just outside the Golden Gate Bridge, archaeologists have pinpointed the final resting place of the worst shipwreck in San Francisco's history.
Dec 12, 2014 10:25 AM ET // Owen Jarus, LiveScience
Amateurish drawings on a 2,400-year-old coffin likely reflected a dearth of master painters in Egypt.
Dec 6, 2014 07:00 AM ET // Tia Ghose, LiveScience
A ghost ship that has been lost beneath the waves for more than 60 years has been discovered nearly a half-mile below the ocean surface off the Hawaiian island of Oahu.
Dec 5, 2014 09:00 AM ET // Laura Geggel, LiveScience
An ancient Roman pond, surrounded by bits of Roman pottery, garbage pits and even a bronze fingernail cleaner, was unearthed in southern England.
Dec 4, 2014 02:40 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Archaeologists find an ancient water basin in Rome that could once hold 1 million gallons of water.
Dec 4, 2014 02:30 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The massive basin was part of a farm dating to the third century B.C.
Dec 2, 2014 02:00 PM ET // Megan Gannon, Live Science News Editor
Battled-scarred bones found under an English parking lot two years ago really do belong to the medieval King Richard III, according to a new analysis of genetic and genealogical evidence.
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